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“I've been lucky to know Jack from the time I was 5 years old, living across the street from the white house on Champine. I watched with wonder every...Read More »
1 of 21 | Posted by: Ken Newa - Grosse Pointe, MI

“I have known Jack for many years as an attorney and as a member and Director of the Detroit Athletic Club. Wonderful man, funny caring and always...Read More »
2 of 21 | Posted by: Tom Sullivan - Port Sanilac, MI

“On behalf of the D'Alessandro family, our deepest condolences to the English family. We have been neighbors of the English's since they moved next...Read More »
3 of 21 | Posted by: Christopher D'Alessandro - MI

“I met Jack through my wife Valentina who at the time worked with him at English &van Horne. The minute we shook hands I knew I had a new friend. Jack...Read More »
4 of 21 | Posted by: Lt. Col. Robert Seeley - MI

“God has taken home a good man, kind, and loved by many. May God bless you all with the strength and comfort needed in the days ahead...Kim ”
5 of 21 | Posted by: Kim Smith - Madison hts, MI

“I handled Jack's Lawyers Professional Insurance for many years but soon after he became a friend whom I loved to speak with. His wit will always be...Read More »
6 of 21 | Posted by: Mary Camilleri - Livonia, MI

“Deep condolences to the family and friends of Jack English.He and I were both members of the American Immigration Lawyers Association. As an AILA...Read More »
7 of 21 | Posted by: Robert Juceam - New York, NY

“We send our condolences and sympathies to the English family with Jack's passing. We first met him at Maureen and Ned's wedding in 1992. He was a...Read More »
8 of 21 | Posted by: Kelly & Mary Anne Carroll - IL

“Jack was one-of-a-kind. The warmth of his welcome hid the strength of his intellect and passions. The immigration bar is poorer for his passing. ...Read More »
9 of 21 | Posted by: Daniel M. Kowalski - Lyons, CO

“So sorry to hear that Jack is no longer with us in this world. My deepest sympathy to Jack's family. Jack and I were in an organization that met...Read More »
10 of 21 | Posted by: Eugene Flynn - Dallas, TX

“Jack will be remembered fondly at the immigration bar for having trained and mentored several generations of talented immigration attorneys. He was...Read More »
11 of 21 | Posted by: Chuck Owen - Commerce Twp., MI

“Jack was a true friend and mentor to me and to countless others. I loved him dearly and cherished his professional, love and life advice.I will see...Read More »
12 of 21 | Posted by: Jan Pederson - Washington, DC

“Jack was a friend, sometime adversary and always a man of great heart and intellect. My deepest sympathy to his family and to his extended family of...Read More »
13 of 21 | Posted by: Elizabeth Hacker - Grosse Ile, MI

“Our hearts go out to the English clan for the loss of dear Jack. His infectious smile, twinkling eye, excitement and love of life was wonderful. We...Read More »
14 of 21 | Posted by: Laura & Freddie Contreras - MN

“We would like to express our deepest sympathy to Jacks family and friends. Jack has brought so many families together including my husband and I. If...Read More »
15 of 21 | Posted by: Chrissy Renaud - Roseville, MI

“I will miss my teacher, my great Boss, my Mentor, and, my amazing Friend. I will miss him dearly. Jack was generous, knowledgeable, and very kind. He...Read More »
16 of 21 | Posted by: Valentina Seeley - White Lake Twp, MI

“Very much enjoyed Jack as a teacher. He inspired me to become an immigration lawyer. For several years after I was practicing, I would see him at...Read More »
17 of 21 | Posted by: Renee Dagher - Dearborn, MI

“Mr. English hired me after my first year of law school at U of D. As an eager summer associate, I was look forward to writing motions and going to...Read More »
18 of 21 | Posted by: Julie Emerick - Chicago, IL

“I will always respect Jack for his quick mind and mentorship. He was a giant in the field of immigration law. ”
19 of 21 | Posted by: Debbie Clephane - MI

“Jack was my hero. And always an inspiration. I will miss him. Linda Rose ”
20 of 21 | Posted by: Linda Rose - Nashville, TN

“My daughter and her friend were going from Boston back to Houston and bad weather caused the plane to divert to Detroit and stay there overnight. I...Read More »
21 of 21 | Posted by: peter williamson - houston, TX


English, John E. "Jack" January 24, 2018 Age 83Beloved husband of Rose Ann. Dear father of Maureen (Ned) English Carroll, John E. "Sean" (Margaret "Peggy") English,Jr., Patricia "Patti" (John) Willard, and Kevin (Kelly) English. Jack is also remembered by 10 Loving grandchildren. Memorial Mass Saturday February 3rd. at Noon at St. Paul On The Lake Catholic Church. 157 Lakeshore Drive, Grosse Pointe Farms. Share memories with the family at their "On-Line Guest Book" at WujekCalcaterra.com